Archive for Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Also from August 26

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On the street
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Polls

Do you plan to vote for or against Sunday retail liquor sales in Tonganoxie?

Response Percent
Against
 
51%
For
 
48%
Total 154
Videos

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Commuter forecast for August 26, 2009
August 26, 2009
There is a chance for some scattered showers and thunderstorms this morning. The possible rain could make the roads wet so drive carefully as you’re navigating the minor construction delays on your morning commute.
Seniors shy away from Web networking
August 26, 2009
In recent years, social networking Web sites such as Facebook, MySpace and Twitter have exploded into the online arena, drawing users from a vast demographic.
5 questions: Fair reporting
Board president talks attendance, fair’s future
August 26, 2009
David Todd, president of the Leavenworth County Fair board, discusses this year’s county fair.
Car show to benefit local funds
August 26, 2009
Some spiffy vehicles are going to be on display Saturday to help raise money for two causes.
Tonganoxie, McLouth enrollment heading different directions
August 26, 2009
Enrollment trends in Tonganoxie and McLouth are heading in the same path respectively — Tonganoxie keeps reporting higher enrollment and McLouth is experiencing continued declining enrollment.
McLouth Happenings
August 26, 2009
John Sanders thanks friends and family for cards, phone calls, greetings and visits in celebration of his 85th birthday.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
August 26, 2009
Thanks to so many of you, several of you like the stories of the olden days.
Remember when: A community review
August 26, 2009
Threshing Bee offers many events over the weekend: (Caption under picture: These men demonstrate the art of threshing wheat at the 42nd Annual Steam Engine Show and Threshing Bee held in McLouth last weekend.)
Letter to the editor: Facility patients, family members ‘forgotten citizens’
August 26, 2009
Another side to the health care crisis
Our View: End to Sunday liquor debate long overdue
August 26, 2009
The debate about whether Tonganoxie should allow Sunday retail liquor sales is going to be decided by people who should have determined it long ago — Tonganoxie voters.
Neighbor: Donna Schultz
August 26, 2009
Occupation: Payroll/personnel aide.
Springdale News
August 26, 2009
Most of our area Springdale people were seen at the county fair in Tonganoxie this month.
Jenkins speaking at town hall in Leavenworth
August 26, 2009
Throughout the month of August, U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan., has been visiting communities throughout the 2nd Congressional District, listening to voter concerns and providing voters with an update on what is going on in Congress.
Jarbalo Jottings
August 26, 2009
The annual community barbecue will be from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 at Jarbalo United Methodist Church.
Family Walk and Run on for Saturday at TMS
August 26, 2009
The Family Walk and Run 5K, originally scheduled for Aug. 22, will take place starting at 8 a.m. Saturday near Tonganoxie Middle School.
Saturday poker tournament set to help local police officer
August 26, 2009
A Texas Hold ‘em tournament will start at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds administration building and will benefit Tonganoxie police Lt. Tony Hernandez to help cover medical costs for cancer treatment.
Retired school personnel kick off new year Sept. 3
August 26, 2009
Leavenworth Area Retired School Personnel will kick off their 2009-10 year at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3 at the Heritage Center in Leavenworth.